Bombyx mori

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Synonyms for Bombyx mori

stocky creamy-white Asiatic moth found almost entirely under human care

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The density of females ofPalmistichus elaeisis Delvare and LaSalle (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) affects their reproductive performance on pupae of Bombyx mori L.
One of the most investigated species is Bombyx mori since it has become a model organism for lepidopteran studies.
The Bombyx mori silkworms is a very sensitive insect.
Srihanam, "Degradation behaviors of Thai Bombyx mori silk fibroins exposure to protease enzymes," Engineering, vol.
In the case of Bombyx mori (L.), the naturally occurring (10R,11S)-(+)-JH I was highly bioactive while its opposite enantiomer was inactive, (9) Recent LC-MS analysis proved JH I to be the major JH in hemolymph of the silkworm.
The cocoons of the silkworm (Bombyx mori) were provided by the Center for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology at the Technological University of Pereira; the chitosan (QS) was provided by Sigma-Aldrich.
trehalase-2 protein contributes to trehalase activity enhanced by diapause hormone in developing ovaries of the silkworm, Bombyx mori. J.
Lawrence, "3-processing of Bombyx mori silk for biomedical applications," Silk Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, pp.
Targeted gene expression using the GAL4/UAS system in the silkworm Bombyx mori. Genetics 2003; 165:1329-40.
Bombyx mori is domesticated insect which feed exclusively on the leaves of Mulberry tree to produce raw silk in the form of cocoon.
(Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), and the vine moth, Eupoecilia ambiguella (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), these large sex chromosomes arose from a fusion between an autosomal pair--chromosome 15 of the silkworm, Bombyx mori L.
Nutritional value of larvae and pupae of silkworm (Bombyx mori) (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae)
PEO is well documented as a biocompatible polymer and has been applied to enhance Bombyx mori SF solution viscosity for preparing electrospun nanofibers [17, 18, 21].
This study investigated the role of the aquaporin (AQP) water channel in the osmotic uptake of water during oogenesis in the silk moth Bombyx mori Linnaeus, 1758.
(25) Silk is a natural polymer product; a relatively inexpensive, biocompatible, biodegradable, and nontoxic FDA-approved protein derived from the Bombyx mori silkworm cocoon.